South Africa

South Africa

Total Prize Money Earned:
$1,458,875.16 From 347 Tournaments
World Ranking:
#62




There have been 662 South African esports players that have been awarded a total of $1,458,875.16 USD in prize money across 347 tournaments. The highest awarding game was Counter-Strike: Global Offensive with $865,836.91 USD won, making up 59.35% of all earnings by South African players. Johnny "JT" Theodosiou is the highest earning South African player with $136,617.94 USD in prize money won overall, all of which was won from playing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments.

Top Games


 Game NameTotal (Game)
1.Counter-Strike: Global Offensive$865,836.91
2.Rocket League$221,237.38
3.FIFA 18$109,110.00
4.Dota 2$65,101.68
5.Hearthstone$28,885.19
6.FIFA 21$21,000.00
7.Apex Legends$20,410.00
8.Battlefield 4$18,838.25
9.StarCraft II$13,474.95
10.Assetto Corsa Competizione$10,260.40
11.Zwift$9,664.88
12.Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare$9,516.34
13.League of Legends$8,601.59
14.Overwatch$7,044.80
15.FIFA 20$6,816.53
16.rFactor 2$5,135.00
17.Street Fighter V: Champion Edition$5,000.00
18.PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS Mobile$4,483.33
19.Call of Duty: Black Ops III$4,320.00
20.Tekken 7$3,350.00
21.Call of Duty: Black Ops 4$3,250.00
22.Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare$2,313.00
23.Escape from Tarkov$1,800.00
24.Quake Champions$1,303.70
25.Quake III Arena$1,300.00


Top Players


 Player IDPlayer NameTotal (Overall)
1.South Africa JTJohnny Theodosiou$136,617.94
2.South Africa SonicAran Groesbeek$115,862.22
3.South Africa FadeyRhys Armstrong$52,922.12
4.South Africa DetronyDimitri Hadjipaschali$44,272.50
5.South Africa ElusiveRuan van Wyk$39,558.70
6.South Africa Shiaan Rugbeer- -$33,800.00
7.South Africa Thabo Mike Moloi- -$32,400.00
8.South Africa DarthEthan Deysel$28,553.94
8.South Africa SnowyyGareth Spiers$28,553.94
10.South Africa MisteMMJAGareth Ries$23,723.98
11.South Africa SkillStealNiel-Robèrt Burger$23,152.01
12.South Africa kaniiTrevor Morley$21,898.24
13.South Africa bLacKpoisoNRobby Da Loca$21,871.44
14.South Africa flexyeRieghardt Romatzki$21,305.82
15.South Africa DomsterrDominic Sampaio$21,025.20
16.South Africa BeastJulio Bianchi$20,000.00
17.South Africa 2Die4David Morgenrood$18,171.83
18.South Africa TakbokJan Theron$17,131.76
19.South Africa HappymealDavid du Plessis$15,127.07
20.South Africa KamzKamran Naidoo$15,015.63
21.South Africa BlazeJosh Saunders$14,677.89
22.South Africa GolzAshton Muller$13,521.90
23.South Africa SloWyeAaron Van Der Walt$12,378.62
24.South Africa Irshaad Mahomed- -$12,150.00
24.South Africa Zuhair Ebrahim- -$12,150.00


Top Tournament Results


1.VS Gaming Festival$106,110.00FIFA 188 Players
2.MettleState Samsung Galaxy Championship - Finals$74,390.70Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
3.VS Gaming League Masters 2018 - Finals$41,516.35Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
4.VS Gaming Masters 2019 (CS:GO)$38,161.60Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
5.Telkom DGL Masters 2016 CS:GO Final$36,047.40Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
6.ESL African Championship - Season 2 - Finals (CS:GO)$34,274.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive10 Players
7.Telkom DGL Masters 2017 Season 2 - Masters Cup$30,354.35Counter-Strike: Global Offensive20 Players
8.ESL African Championship - Season 2 - South Africa (CS:GO)$28,605.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
9.ESL African Championship - Season 1 (CS:GO)$28,499.98Counter-Strike: Global Offensive42 Players
10.DreamHack Mumbai Invitational 2018 (CS:GO)$24,522.05Counter-Strike: Global Offensive10 Players
11.Telkom DGL Masters 2016 Dota 2 Final$24,512.30Dota 215 Players
12.WESG 2016 - Middle East & Africa Finals (CS:GO)$23,972.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive15 Players
13.FIFA 21 Global Series - West Asia & South Africa (PS4)$21,000.00FIFA 212 Players
14.Funspark ULTI 2020 - Europe Final$20,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive2 Players
14.FLASHPOINT Season 1$20,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive2 Players
14.DreamHack Open Winter 2018 (CS:GO)$20,000.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive5 Players
17.RLCS 2022-23 - Fall: SSA Regional 1 - Fall Open$18,000.01Rocket League19 Players
18.RLCS 2022-23 - Fall: SSA Regional 3 - Fall Invitational$17,866.68Rocket League21 Players
19.RLCS 2021-22 - World Championship$17,000.01Rocket League6 Players
20.RLCS 2022-23 - Fall: SSA Regional 2 - Fall Cup$16,933.35Rocket League21 Players
21.ESEA NA CS:GO MDL Season 28 - Playoffs$16,650.00Counter-Strike: Global Offensive5 Players
22.VS Gaming League Masters 2021 - Finals$15,036.75Counter-Strike: Global Offensive40 Players
23.Gamers8 2022 (RL)$15,000.00Rocket League3 Players
23.RLCS 2021-22 - Fall: Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Event 3$15,000.00Rocket League24 Players
23.RLCS 2021-22 - Fall: Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Event 2$15,000.00Rocket League24 Players